For more than a decade, SmartOrg customers of all sizes, in a wide range of industries have used our processes and software to drive high value from research and development, new product development and Innovation.


Hear Marty Lawrence, the General Manager of Innovation for VF Corporation, describe why they work with us and how we help them drive increased return on investment.


Hear Neal Gutterson, the Vice President of Agricultural Biotechnology at DuPont Pioneer, describe how they use SmartOrg solutions to stay competitive, compare innovation strategies and drive change in the organzation by accelerating the process of alignment.

Hear Udi Chatow, Head of Market Development for Hewlett Packard, describe how SmartOrg solutions allow him to gain alignment to go for higher risk, higher return projects.


Hear Rich Duncombe, the Managing Director of the Innovation Catalyst Group (Formerly a leader at Hewlett Packard) describe how using SmartOrg solutions has allowed him to drive faster, more comprehensive alignment and better innovation.



Featured Customer Stories

SmartOrg HP Customer Success Story

SmartOrg Chevron Success Story

SmartOrg Inspire Pharmaceuticals Customer Story

SmartOrg Scholle Packaging Customer Success Story

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Bayer CropScience AG

This Germany-based company uses Portfolio Navigator to manage its R&D portfolio of non-crop chemicals and genetically modified seeds. The company ranks as the #2 crop protection firm worldwide. .. Read More »

Boeing Commercial Airplane Company

Boeing-LogoSmartOrg software has supported airplane strategy decision making for more than a decade as the company has developed strategies for the 747X, the Sonic Cruiser, and the 787 Dreamliner. .. Read More »

Bridgepoint Education

One of the largest for-profit educational institutions, Bridgepoint serves the needs more than 90,000 students at its Ashford University and University of the Rockies campuses and on-line education. SmartOrg strategy consulting services help management address .. Read More »

Catalent Pharma Solutions

For over 75 years, Catalent has provided drug and biologic services to delivery technologies. In 2010, Catalent selected Portfolio Navigator® to help the organization improve its ability to manage its book of more than 100 .. Read More »

Chevron Energy Technology Company

Since 2003, Chevron Energy Technology Company has used SmartOrg software to manage two large R&D portfolios. Following deployment of the first system to support a Heavy Oil R&D portfolio, the portfolio manager reported doubling the number of projects moving from technology .. Read More »

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Says the Finance Manager, New Business Creation, “[The SmartOrg process] was a real eye opener to critically compare projects; for the first time we had a credible and objective basis for discussion. Other approaches had not been able to take .. Read More »

DOW AgroSciences

DAS_Logo_RGB 2013-07-22“Portfolio Navigator and it’s ability to perform data modeling is an effective way for us to reduce effort and save time across the work process without a corresponding loss in information.   As a system it has provided transparency to all stakeholders — .. Read More »


This consortium of some 100 countries manages air traffic control through Europe and provides R&D services for air navigation, aircraft operators and airports. EUROCONTROL has used SmartOrg analytic software for half a decade to support its R&D efforts. .. Read More »

Ford Motor Company

SmartOrg trained Ford management in the application of value-based management software to support product line decisions, demonstrating how process-enabled software could dramatically shorten and improve their decision-making process. .. Read More »


“Thank you for making HP a more successful company and being a very strong partner”  –Rich Duncombe, former VP, GM and Senior Strategist, Hewlett-Packard   SmartOrg value based management processes and software have supported HP new business creation and innovation for more than five years as it .. Read More »

Inspire Pharmaceuticals

Inspire Pharmaceuticals transited from an ad hoc system of decision making to a value-based decision analysis process supported by SmartOrg’s Portfolio Navigator® software. The solution significantly improved the company’s ability to make consistent evaluations of projects and products at all .. Read More »

KV Pharmaceutical

This generic drug company used Portfolio Navigator to manage its generic and branded project portfolio, saving person-years of time over the time previously spent with spreadsheets. .. Read More »

Scholle Packaging

Drawing on value-based management processes and SmartOrg® software, Scholle reduced the number of projects in its development portfolio by 70%, freeing resources to focus on high-value projects. Case Study:  Focus on Value Improves Returns by 100%.  Download PDF .. Read More »

Smiths Interconnect

Part of the international Smiths Group, Smiths Interconnect is a recognized leader in technically differentiated electronic components and sub-systems providing signal, power and microwave solutions. Portfolio Navigator® supported evaluation of a portfolio of .. Read More »

Sprint Nextel Corporation

Charles Stunson of Sprint taught attendees at the Frost & Sullivan 3rd Annual Growth Innovations and Leadership Conference in 2007 the following key take-aways: The coherent view: Every idea or concept has multiple strategies, probabilities of success .. Read More »

Verathon Inc Creates Focus With SmartOrg

“SmartOrg software gives us clarity of thought and allows me to quickly and easily provide my busy executives with simple answers to complex problems.” – Russ Garrison, Chief Operating Officer, Verathon, Inc.   Verathon Inc. (a subsidiary of Roper Industries) is a medical device company whose mission is .. Read More »

Zimmer Inc.

This international producer of orthopedic appliances manages it development portfolio using value-based management processes supported by Portfolio Navigator software. .. Read More »

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